Late last year, MatKomik (an online portal for Malaysian cartoonist’s) launched their yearly challenge, Cabaran Komik Online Malaysia. Participants were invited to submit a ten-page silent comic. Silent comic here… Read more Silent Comics, Anyone?
With great sadness, we would like to inform our readers that Rehman Rashid has passed away today. He recently suffered a heart attack while cycling. Our condolences to his family.… Read more Rehman Rashid is no more
Zaironazwan Zainal or better known as Azwanjjai, is truly one of a kind. His Komik Ronyok strips have created so much buzz online over the past year and he has, to… Read more Maple Comics releases two volumes of Komik Ronyok
Kadokawa Gempak Starz has released two volumes of the manga adaptation based on Makota Shinkai’s novel and film Kimi no Na wa. The film was a huge success becoming the 4th… Read more Makoto Shinkai’s Your Name Manga released by Kadokawa Gempak Starz
Atan is a graphic novel by local cartoonist, Ben Wong which was published back in 2014/15 by Komik-M. This book earned him the Silver Award at the 8th International Manga… Read more Atan, an extraordinary graphic novel by Ben Wong
A lot of our readers have been asking on the latest updates on Rehman Rashid’s health. Here is the latest update from his brother, Rafique: Greetings all. Sorry for the… Read more Update #3 on Rehman Rashid’s Health
Most Malaysian manga fans were upset with the recent closure of both Comic House & Tora Aman, who produced Malay translations of popular Japanese comics. This meant that fans could… Read more Comic Paradise to continue publishing Malay-translated Manga?
Tora Aman, a local comic publisher most popular for their Malay translation of Doraemon comics, have shut down. This comes within just a few months of the closing of Comic… Read more Saying Goodbye to Tora Aman after almost 24 years
Marianne Lau Pin Leah and Lam Mei May formed the group back in 1996 initially calling themselves ‘Brodwyn’ before renaming it to ‘Juliet The Orange’ in 1999, around the time they dropped… Read more Remember Juliet The Orange’s Eyelash? #blastfromthepast
You might have already read it in the local newspapers. Last week, Mrs Hew, from Lat’s Kampung Boy passed away. Can’t remember which one is her? She passed away at her… Read more Mrs Hew, of Lat’s Kampung boy fame, dies at 80
Imagine no further. Fishball’s latest book does just that. My Giant Geek Boyfriend was launched at the Mabopa Bookfest at Sunway Putra Mall last weekend. It’s the debut comic of… Read more Can you imagine life with a Giant & Geeky Boyfriend?
If you are looking for contemporary urban novels in Malaysia, the first name that pops up for many would be Fixi. FIxi was Launched by Amir Muhammad in 2011 and… Read more A short Q&A with Amir Muhammad of Fixi
Image from Rehman Rashid’s Facebook page.As you know, Rehman Rashid suffered a heart attack recently. We had posted about this a couple of weeks back. We’ve just received an update… Read more An update on Rehman Rashid’s Health Condition
Absent Without Leave, directed by Lau Kek Huat, was banned in Malaysia due to the whole communist issue. The movie is set during the Communist Insurgency and recounts the stories of the… Read more Why is this movie banned in Malaysia? Can you watch it for free?